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“The Judgment of Paris” by Peter Paul Rubens

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“The Judgment of Paris” by Peter Paul Rubens

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The Judgment of Paris

  • Title:                        The Judgment of Paris
  • Artist:                      Peter Paul Rubens
  • Year:                        1639
  • Medium:                 Oil on panel
  • Dimensions:          199 × 381 cm (78.3 × 150 in)
  • Museum:                Prado Museum, Museo del Prado

Peter Paul Rubens

  • Name:            Peter Paul Rubens
  • Birth:             1577 – Siegen, Holy Roman Empire (North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
  • Died:              1640 (aged 62) – Antwerp, Spanish Netherlands (now Belgium)
  • Nationality:  Flemish
  • Movement:   Flemish Baroque
  • Masterpeices:
    • The Fall of Phaeton
    • Descent from the Cross
    • The Fall of Man

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“The habit doesn’t make the monk. – El hábito no hace al monje. “
Spanish Proverb

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Photo Credit: Peter Paul Rubens [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons